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Special Education Assistant

Job ID
1529
Job Posting
Close Date
2019-01-01
Job Title
Special Education Assistant
Job Type
Full Time
Job Category
Education and research
Job Location
Edmonton, AB

EDMONTON CITY CENTRE CHURCH CORPORATION

9321 - JASPER AVENUE
Edmonton, AB   T5H 3T7

http://www.e4calberta.org/index.html

Organization Profile

Full-time Continuous Contract: 10 months between school months of September to June

 (July and August summer break)

Schedule: Monday to Friday: 8:30am to 4:30pm


Why Join Our Team       
  • Benefits include health, dental, employer matched RRSP contributions, a robust employee assistance program, sick days, and other work related benefits.

  • In-house collaborative training opportunities and supervisory coaching sessions to build knowledge, skills and tools relevant to your role and duties as a leader.

  • Be supervised and mentored through observation, formal and informal coaching and overall recognition of successes in support of your professional capacity & goals.

  • Connect with a variety of stakeholders – team members, residents, general public and community members to build and model positive neighbor relations.

In Your Role You Will

  • Participate in case management planning and implementation that focuses on children’s and families goals’ in collaboration with the inter-disciplinary team.

  • Maintain ongoing interaction with children during classroom activities on an individual, small group and large group basis.

  • Monitor equipment and room to ensure that safety protocols are being followed for optimum protection of participants.

  • Assist all classroom staff with materials preparation and classroom clean-up, which may include photocopying, laminating, toy sanitation and preparing craft materials

  • Maintain communication with classroom staff to ensure program plans are carried out consistently.

  • Model correct procedures and guidelines for post-secondary practicum students, parent volunteers and others.

  • Develop and maintain records and reports in order to meet program standards that include: attendance, disclosures, individual learning plans, classroom files and other appropriate documentation.

Education and Certifications

Required

  • Child Development Certificate Level 1, 2 or 3.

  • First Aid & CPR

  • Police Check with Vulnerable Sector.

  • Intervention Record Check.

Recommended
  • Special Needs Assistant Certificate.

  • Non-Violent Crisis Intervention Certificate.

  • Ages and Stages Questionnaire (ASQ) training.

Experience

  • 1+ years’ experience working with children with developmental delays i.e. cognitive disabilities, speech and language delays, behavioral concerns etc.

  • Equivalencies may be considered with a combination of work experience and education.

  • Strong knowledge of developmentally appropriate practice.

  • Experience working in a multi-disciplinary team is an asset.


How To Apply

Email cover letter and resume to . Please note the position you are applying to.

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